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Pointe du Pilon

Pointe du Pilon



Good anchorage can be found, in a depth of 15m, soft mud and good holding ground, about 0.2 mile WSW of harbor entrance.
Mouillage par 15m au NW de la pointe du Pilon à l'avant du port de St-Tropez. Ne pas serrer la côte, la zone sous la ligne des 5m est interdite (helistation).
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Île du Levant

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Port-Grimaud T. 04 94 56 29 88 F. 04 94 56 50 31 VHF 9 1100 pl. dont 283 visit (<30m, T.E max 3m) e-mail:
Marina ...
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Sainte Maxime

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Well sheltered from all winds except Mistral which makes itself felt.
Port public (Public port)
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Golfe de Giens

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